Having focused his professional career on bringing about change towards a more sustainable economy through advising and financing over the last years,  SYSTEMIQ provides Jaap a great opportunity to take that focus to the next level.

Before joining SYSTEMIQ, Jaap worked in the area of renewable energy project development and investments. Additionally, he has a background with McKinsey and Company where he worked predominantly on sustainability and resource related topics across the EU and South East Asia. He holds an MBA with INSEAD, an Msc in Econometrics with the University of Amsterdam and an Msc in Physics with the Utrecht University.

Outside of work, Jaap’s main focus is to find the right balance between family life with two young daughters and his hobbies which include kitesurfing, field hockey and getting back into playing the piano.